10 NBA Players That Got Very Tall Very Quick

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Tim Duncan entered the league as San Antonio’s response to the future retirement of an aging David Robinson just to become one of the best big guy in the history of competitive basketball, and a guy that’s definitely been missed by the Spurs since the very same day he decided to call it a career.

And before playing basketball, when he was still into swimming, the forward/center actually grew 8 inches to go from 6’3 to 6’11, being a late bloomer at the age of 17 before being a standout athlete out of Wake Forest.